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Sidewinder at Hersheypark

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Pioneer Frontier

Roller coaster

Opening Date:
May 11, 1991

117 feet

935 feet

Maximum speed:
47 mph



Minimum height:
48 inches

A Vekoma Boomerang roller coaster that stands at 117-feet-tall. The train is winched up the first hill in a backwards direction and then released to travel at high speeds through a series of twists, turns, a vertical loop and cobra roll. It produces a g-force of 5.2g, before navigating the circuit again in reverse.

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